Aalborg is Denmark’s fourth biggest city and with its approximately 125,000 inhabitants, it is of a manageable size. As a student at Aalborg University, you can enjoy Aalborg’s many opportunities with regard to cultural experiences, sports and spare time activities.
Study at AAU in Aalborg
Student life in Aalborg
In recent years, Aalborg has undergone a transformation from an industrial city to a city of knowledge and culture. The city’s development is particularly apparent at the harbour promenade where a lively urban and cultural life comprises cafes, cultural event venues and sports facilities has replaced factories and smoking chimneys. Your chances of finding accommodation in Aalborg are great.
As a student at Aalborg University, you can participate in activities in the campus area, e.g. as a volunteer at AAU’s cafes or in the film club.
An active international community
Aalborg has an active international community. With around 30.000 students, there is always something interesting to do and meeting so many interesting and diverse people can’t be anything less than amazing.
There are plenty of things to do in Aalborg. From cinemas, international museum nights, concerts, monasteries, film clubs and so on, everybody can find their interest here.
Catalina Perju, student at AAU in Aalborg
Accommodation in Aalborg
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Sports and Culture in Aalborg
See some of the sports and cultural experiences that Aalborg has to offer you as an international student.